Until We Meet Again...
I will never know what I did to deserve such an awful life full of abuse and neglect. My life
had become so sad and lonely it was like living in an endless, dark tunnel. I remember looking up one day and seeing a bright
light shining at the end of the tunnel.
The light was so bright I thought God must have sent an angel to finally end my suffering.
God did send an angel, he sent you.
The bright light I had seen was your smiling face.
You promised me that my days of neglect and abuse were over.
My battered body and broken spirit hardly dared to believe it was true.
You opened your heart and your home and gave me more love and comfort and safety than I had
ever known before.
You gave me the softest bed my tired, aching bones had ever felt and more toys and attention
than I had ever dreamed existed.
I no longer cringed when a hand was raised near me, because your hands had only kindness and
treats to offer me.
I no longer feared the sound of feet approaching, because your feet had never kicked me, they
had only taken me on wonderful adventures to exciting new places.
Although "quantity" of time can be measured in days and weeks, there is no way to measure the
"quality" of time.
So there is no way to really measure just how deeply your love and devotion affected my life.
But sometimes, even love and devotion and all the medical attention in the world can't heal
a body that has been battered and broken for too long.
So please do not be sad that I am gone.
You performed a miracle in what little time we had together.
You made my spirits soar and helped my soul find peace and contentment.
From the day I met you I never suffered again, not even at the end.
Just knowing that my memory would live on in your heart forever gave me the strength to let
go and find my way to Rainbow Bridge.
So go forward from today with only happy memories of me in your heart and let them give you
the strength to keep on lighting up sad, lost lives.
Remember I will live forever in your heart and in the stars up above and my star will shine
brighter with every life that's been touched by your love.
Until we meet again...